This article is about the fad. For the 1981 album by The Sinceros, see Pet Rock (
album). The Pet Rock "Pet Carrier", which doubled as its packaging. Pet Rocks
sitting on a couch. Pet Rock ...
Apr 4, 2015 ... They were all the rage for a brief, mid-'70s moment, and they turned their creator
into a millionaire. What was so special about rocks in a box?
Apr 2, 2015 ... From news services. Gary Dahl, the creator of the wildly popular 1970s fad the
Pet Rock, died March 23 in Jacksonville, Ore. He was 78.
Mar 31, 2015 ... A modern incarnation of “Stone Soup” as stirred by P. T. Barnum, Pet Rocks
made Mr. Dahl a millionaire practically overnight. Though the fad ...
Jan 24, 2011 ... Counting down the nine dumbest fads to capture the attention and ... My Pet Rock
sold for $3.95, and creator Gary Dahl unloaded more than ...
Apr 1, 2015 ... Dahl's Pet Rock was a key innovation of the 1970s, tongue-in-cheek humor for a
post-Watergate world, a pop culture fad that made its creator ...
Pet Rocks were a 1975 fad originated in California by salesman, Gary Dahl. They
spread like wildfire to the rest of the country. Here was a pet that took no care ...
The Pet Rock is back! Now with every purchase a donation is made to help a pet
If you owned a Pet Rock back in the 1970s, you are one of millions who were
captivated by the fun fad. How did the mania get started? It happened one night
Apr 1, 2015 ... Gary Ross Dahl, the creator of the wildly popular and bizarre 1970s fad the Pet
Rock, has died at age 78 in southern Oregon.